Pairing wines with film
What: Jessup Cellars is screening four short films and pairing them with wine and wok-popped flavor-infused popcorn at its Tasting Gallery in Yountville. This month the films are “Blueberry, “Shanghai Love Market,” “Bloom” and “6 Years, 4 Months, and 23 Days.” The Art House Short Film Series continues monthly through March.
When: 6-9 p.m. Saturday
Where: 6740 Washington St., Yountville
Information: http://jessupcellars.com; (888) 537-7879
Hands-on soup stocks class
What: Prepare and preserve vegetable, beef and chicken stocks in a hands-on class. Participants will prepare chicken soup to be eaten in class and can a jar of stock to take home.
When: Register by Jan. 24; class 2 p.m. Jan. 26
Where: The Davis Food Co-op Teaching Kitchen, 537 G St., Davis
Information: https://davisfood.coop; (530) 758-2667
Lunch and Wine Social
What: Sip on wines by Heringer Estates from Clarksburg that are paired with Casa Garden Restaurant hors d’eouvres and then stay for lunch at this benefit for Sacramento Children’s Home.
When: 11:30 a.m. Feb. 4
Where: Casa Garden Restaurant, 2760 Sutterville Road, Sacramento
Cost: $22, reservations a must
Information: ( 916) 452-2809
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